Incident Reports

Pressure cooker bomb found in Doti


Sudurpashchim, Doti, Adharsha, Ward 2

A pressure cooker bomb was found in Doti on Friday night. According to inspector Karna Bohara of District Police Office, the bomb was found near Kotanjar polling center at Kucheda Bazar of Adarsha Rural Municipality-2 Kalikasthan. The bomb was diffused by a team of Nepal Army's bomb disposal unit at around 2:00am on Saturday. According to inspector Bohara, police also recovered two bags wrapped around a tree. Police are further investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Symbolic violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
National/Online Media